Strasburg Should be Playing in 2010 All-Star Game

Stephen Strasburg should be playing in the MLB All-Star game tonight for the National League. There are valid arguments for both sides on why he should or shouldn’t be playing. No longer can it just be considered a “rite of passage” for players who have “served their time” in the MLB ranks for a few years proving their worthiness.

MLB Splinters | July 3, 2010

Monday night saw Washington Nationals’ rookie-phenom, Stephen Strasburg, face his biggest test to date: the NL East leading Atlanta Braves. During and after the game commentators and analysts described Strasbgurg’s performance as being less than his usual outstanding level.